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tendon or ligament pain in knee

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Dr. Grace Torres-hodges
22 years experience Podiatry
Yes, get it checked: With immobilization you should have been displaying signs of improvement. I would suggest having it examined and possibly having further diagnostic t ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Certainly: I would also make sure the walking boot is not too tight. If the boot is too tight you can be giving yourself a compression neuropathy - something tha ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Chao
37 years experience Radiology
Too many to list: You can do a websearch for all the muscles around the knee and the ligaments of the knee. All can cause knee pain. You can also have a meniscus tear ... Read More
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Dr. Edward Workman
Specializes in Pain Management
Torn miniscus, bursa: The more common causes of your symptoms are petallar bursitis (the patellar bursa becomes swollen, irritated and painful), and a meniscal tear (tearin ... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
Always "could": Problem is it needs examined by Orthopedic surgeon to make best plan for healing and rehab, even if not needing surgery--may need immobilized to reduc ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Tell Surgeon: When having post-operative difficulties - it is important to advise the orthopod who did the surgery so that the issue can be fully assessed. You can ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Chondomslacia patell: This could be chrondromalacia patella and would benefit by physical therapy and quadriceps muscle strengthening.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Not necessarily: Knee joint pat is frequently referred up the thigh. It could be tendinitis but there is no way to tell without an exam. See an orthopedist.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pietro Seni
46 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Knee pain: Many possible causes:ilio tibial band syndrome, tendinitis biceps tendon, tear lateral meniscus, pathology to the superior tibio-fibular joint, some i ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Which knee?: Right side of which knee?
A 14-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Lages
67 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: You need an exam and possibly tests by your physician.
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